Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Leonora is a native woman from the town of Alicia, Bohol. She is married with 3 school aged children. Leonora runs a sari-sari (variety) store. She sells items ranging from sugar, coffee, noodles,shampoo, cooking oil, soap and various snack foods.

Leonora is asking for a loan to buy more items to sell like biscuits, noodles, snack foods, beverages and canned goods, to cater the needs of her customers, as well as maintain the inventory of her store.

In the future, Leonora hopes to expand her business and increase her profits so she can educate her children.

Additional Information

About Community Economic Ventures, Inc.

Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), based in Bohol, was awarded the Platinum Award for Transparency in Social Performance Reporting by CGAP. Social performance monitoring is imperative in measuring a microfinance institution’s effectiveness. The fact that CEVI is participating in this process speaks volumes about the organization’s commitment to serving its clients effectively. In addition to providing credit for its clients, CEVI provides savings, insurance, and training through regular cluster group meetings.

You can show your support for CEVI by joining the Friends of CEVI Kiva Lending Team. Learn more by visiting the CEVI website.

About Philippines

  • $7,000
    Average annual income
  • 1405
    View loans »
    Philippines Loans Fundraising
  • $59,122,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 43.7
    Philippines Pesos (PHP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Leonora to buy additional stocks like biscuits, noodles, snack foods, beverages and canned goods,.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 29, 2013
Nov 28, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2015